Use White Noise to Enrich Your Snare Drum

Use White Noise to Enrich Your Snare Drum

Few drum elements are more discussed when talking about modern electronic dance music than the snare. Snare sounds come in all shapes and colors, and many techniques are used to incorporate an otherwise isolated sample into a mix. In this tutorial, we will show you a...
Tune Your Drums

Tune Your Drums

  The key to a great-sounding mix is rooted in the tonal balance of the drums. Yet, like mixers, we don’t always get hit with drums that are perfectly tuned or recorded. Drums can be a tricky part to blend into the mix. Because of that, there are many effects and...
Compression Red Flags

Compression Red Flags

Before I start, I should disclose that using solely visual clues to help you mix and master will never work out. You could have a waveform that looks similar to your favorite track but sounds like garbage because the compressor so dramatically treated it. What visual...
Juice Up Your Sounds with Multi-Effects Processing

Juice Up Your Sounds with Multi-Effects Processing

In recent years, we have witnessed the emergence of many different effects that were shown to be quite potent for some complex sound mangling. Containing multiple effects in one plugin unit quickly became a standard. One of those effects that caught my attention...